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Fractional programming: a tool for the assessment of sustainability


  • Lara, P.
  • Stancu-Minasian, I.


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  • Lara, P. & Stancu-Minasian, I., 1999. "Fractional programming: a tool for the assessment of sustainability," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 62(2), pages 131-141, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:agisys:v:62:y:1999:i:2:p:131-141

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    1. Abbas Amini Fasakhodi & Seyed Nouri & Manouchehr Amini, 2010. "Water Resources Sustainability and Optimal Cropping Pattern in Farming Systems; A Multi-Objective Fractional Goal Programming Approach," Water Resources Management: An International Journal, Published for the European Water Resources Association (EWRA), Springer;European Water Resources Association (EWRA), vol. 24(15), pages 4639-4657, December.
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    4. Zhang, X.Y. & Huang, G.H. & Zhu, H. & Li, Y.P., 2017. "A fuzzy-stochastic power system planning model: Reflection of dual objectives and dual uncertainties," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 123(C), pages 664-676.
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    6. Mortazavi, Seyed Abolghasem & Hezareh, Reza & Ahmadi Kaliji, Sina & Shayan Mehr, Samira, 2014. "Application of Linear and Non-linear Programming Model to Assess the Sustainability of Water Resources in Agricultural Patterns," International Journal of Agricultural Management and Development (IJAMAD), Iranian Association of Agricultural Economics, vol. 4(1), March.

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